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Planning 101

Safe Routes to School Planning process overview, resources, and templates.

Evaluation Tools

Evaluation strategies ensure SRTS initatives are effective and track progress over time

Planning 101

The Safe Routes to School planning process: MnSRTS Plan Templates Template plans are available to assist communities in their planning efforts, ensure comprehensive programs are designed, and better enable project managers to review SRTS plans for engineering needs near upcoming projects. Consultants who are funded by MnDOT are required to use these templates for their …


Maps help communicate safe routes, arrival/dismissal procedures and supportive infrastructure for walking and biking.

Minnesota Crossing Guard Training

The Minnesota Safe Routes to School program is pleased to offer an online training for adult school crossing guards in Minnesota. Some Minnesota crossing guards do not currently receive any training on crossing guard procedures, common causes of crashes or Minnesota state law. This training is not intended to replace existing crossing guard training programs, …

AAA School Safety Patrol Online Training

Welcome future School Safety Patrollers! You will be an important role model for other children, keeping them safe from traffic while teaching them important traffic safety concepts. Below you will find the online AAA School Safety Patrol training. To complete the training, click on the first module below. At the end of each module, return …

AAA School Safety Patrol Training

The AAA/CAA School Safety Patrol Operations Manual serves as a resource to community organizations, school administrators and advisors who are coordinating AAA/CAA School Safety Patrol programs. The manual includes guidance on how to form, organize, operate, and support your patrol. The Minnesota Safe Routes to School program is pleased to partner with AAA Minnesota-Iowa to offer …


Maps are one of the most valuable tools in the Safe Route to School (SRTS) toolbox. Maps can help you communicate about: Maps can be a useful encouragement tool and can help steer students and parents/guardians toward routes that are safer. Mapping Resources: Minneapolis Walking Routes for Youth Map At a Glance: Minneapolis Public Schools and …